Say Goodbye to BLT Market, Comida Mercado Fresco


It’s a dog-eat-dog world out there. Here are some of the dogs who got eaten this week. Know of any restaurants or bars opening or closing? 

Sorella has shuttered temporarily, for renovations.
[Bowery Boogie]

The Ritz-Carlton’s BLT Market has closed as planned, taking its not-so-ritzy C sanitation grade along with it.


Comida Mercado Fresco has said “adios,” making it the last of a very long line of restaurants to have failed on this unlucky Park Slope corner of Fifth Avenue and President Street.
[Here’s Park Slope]

The taps have run dry at the Draft: The Ludlow Street drinkery (also known as Bar 157) appears to have poured its last.
[Bowery Boogie]

The Pink Tea Cup has closed up shop temporarily, but will reopen in a new location.
[Grub Street]

Mars 2112 might close, which will probably bring on the end of the world.
[Grub Street]

On New Year’s Eve, Midtown stalwarts Tse Yang and BCD Tofu House ended their long tenures in the city’s dining scene.
[Eater NY]